7 reasons why you’ll really want to visit Manuel Antonio, Costa RicaTiempo de lectura 4 minutos
If a combination of relaxed beach living and exciting tropical adventure is for you, head on down to Manuel Antonio and enjoy all these incredible experiences. Asuaire Travel shares the 7 reasons why you’ll really want to visit Manuel Antonio, in Costa Rica:
1.The perfect combination: beach and rainforest
Yes, you read that right, the best of Costa Rica’s two perfect climates, in one spot. Where else will you get a chance to pack both a bathing suit and a raincoat on one vacation?
Plus, most of Manuel Antonio’s hotels are located at the top of a large hill with breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean.
2. Some of the best activities to enjoy in Costa Rica
There are loads of activities to enjoy in Manuel Antonio, including fishing, kayaking through mangroves, zip-lining over the forest canopy, whitewater rafting, snorkeling, surfing lessons, scuba diving and catamaran tours. You can even enjoy a horseback ride through the mountains and visit Nauyaca Waterfall.
We would also recommend taking a guided walking tour through Manuel Antonio National Park, where you’ll also get a chance to rest on the beach for a while.
Manuel Antonio is the perfect combination of adventure and relaxation!
3. Everything you need is accessible in Manuel Antonio
Quepos, the town in which Manuel Antonio National Park is located, is quite well-developed for a rural Costa Rican beach town. You’ll be able to find plenty of supermarkets, pharmacies, banks, and anything else you might need on your vacation.
4. One of the most beautiful beaches in the Central Pacific Coast
The main draw in the town of Quepos is, without a doubt, its easy access to gorgeous Manuel Antonio National Park’s beaches.
Tickets to the national park are only $15, and you can spend the whole day on the beach with easy access to restrooms, showers and the most spectacular biodiversity scenery.
5. Costa Rica’s most intense wildlife
A fun fact is that in spite of being the smallest national park in Costa Rica, Manuel Antonio is home to a wide variety of wild animals, including, raccoons, deer, sloths, even four different species of monkeys, and more.
6. Dreamlike places to stay in
To ensure you have the best time possible, here are some safety recommendations for when you visit Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica:
- Try not to leave valuable items in your car
- Park your car in a watched lot
- Leave your passport in the hotel safe
- Don’t carry large amounts of cash
7. Variety of amazing destinations within driving distance
Not only do we offer different transportation services to Manuel Antonio, like shared and private rides or car rental, but the park is just an hour drive from two other beautiful tourist destinations: Marino Ballena National Park, where you’ll have the opportunity to go whale watching, and Carara National Park, ideal for birdwatching. A truly impressive show!
What are you waiting for to visit Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica? Start planning your next unforgettable vacation with Asuaire Travel today. The monkeys await!